Experimental Economics Seminar Schedule

Seminars are held in room 5183 of the Metropolitan Building on GMU’s Arlington campus, from 4:00-5:00pm. Please visit our Seminar archive to see previous speakers and topics.

Fall 2014

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
September 12 Visual Representation and Observational Learning in Asset Market Bubbles | Abstract Anya Samek University of Wisconsin-Madison
September 19
Room 5075
Thar “SHE” Blows? Gender, Competition, and Bubbles in Experimental Asset Markets Catherine Eckel Texas A&M University
October 3 The Right Type of Legislator Erik Snowberg California Institute of Technology
October 10 Testable Implications of Quasi-Hyperbolic and Exponential Time Discounting Federico Echenique California Institute of Technology
October 24
Room 5075
Earned, Owned, or Transferred: Are Donations Sensitive to the Composition of Income and Wealth? Rich Steinberg Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis
October 31 The Path to Equilibrium in Sequential and Simultaneous Games Juan Carrillo University of Southern California
November 7
Room 5075
When “Strategy” Hurts: Suboptimal Behavior in Strategy-Proof Mechanisms | Abstract Alex Reese-Jones University of Pennsylvania
POSTPONED TO SPRING
November 14
POSTPONED TO SPRING Steffen Andersen Copenhagen Business School
December 5
Room 5075
If You Mobilize Them, They Will Become Informed: Experimental Evidence that Information Acquisition is Endogenous to Costs and Incentives to Participate Victoria Shineman University of Pittsburg